24th October 2018, 19:48 | Hullkr
Hull KR centre Ben Crooks has signed a new two-year contract with the club.
The 25-year-old joined the Robins towards the end of the 2018 season and helped them secure Betfred Super League status for 2019 through the Super 8s Qualifiers.
BREAKING! @crooksie13 signs a two-year contract with the club after impressing since joining from Leigh in July. Full story with reaction from Ben and Tim here ➡️ https://t.co/K8djt3VVYi pic.twitter.com/qgeC0Usnly— Hull Kingston Rovers (@hullkrofficial) October 24, 2018
Hull KR coach Tim Sheens said: "Ben has settled in well at the club and I’m pleased to have secured him for the next two seasons."
Crooks, a former Super League young player of the year and Dream Team member from his time with neighbouring Hull, had a stint in Australia in 2015 before returning to play for Castleford Tigers and Leigh Centurions.
Crooks said: "I still think I have my best years ahead of me as a player and I’m excited for what the next few years here at Rovers bring both for me personally and the club."